The News-Sentinel reports Maui County's fire chief says Miller was hit as he was sitting beneath a 200-foot waterfall. A a 30-year-old female companion from Indiana was with Miller and was uninjured.
The statement said that first responder's met the women and hiking companions down the trail and they said Miller suffered a serious head injury and wasn't breathing and had no pulse. Firefighters turned back because rocks continued to fall near the waterfall. Miller's body was recovered Sunday.